Life Drawing for Beginners

Course overview

During the course, you will produce a portfolio of work capturing the human form through a range of artistic approaches.

You will do this by gradually building upon your observational drawing skills through the application of key techniques, which relate specifically to life drawing. These methods will be inspired by a range of contemporary and historical artists that are renowned for their representations of the human form.

Using a range of media, you will have the opportunity to draw life models and build confidence in your figure drawing.

Useful reading materials and resources will be provided so that you can expand your creative methods outside of the session.

Click ‘Enrol now’ if you want to challenge your creative practice! All levels of ability are welcome.

Across the five weeks, you will learn a range of transferable and observational techniques to produce a range of experiments and one refined outcome.

  • Tutor demonstrations
  • Peer critiques
  • Independent research between sessions

If you would like more information about the course, please get in touch and we will be happy to discuss the course in further detail.

A range of materials will be provided, but please bring any sketching pencils or equipment that you would like to use.

Upon completion of this course, it is likely that you will be ready to progress onto one of our intermediate art courses, but your tutor will be happy to discuss your options with you at the appropriate time.

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